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The Free State is situated on a succession of flat, grassy plains sprinkled with pastureland. The rich soil and pleasant climate allow for a thriving agricultural industry. Over 70% of the country’s grain is produced in the Free State. Mineral deposits are plentiful, with gold and diamonds found mostly in the north and west of the province.

The Golden Gate Highlands National Park is the Province’s prime Tourist attraction. The Park gets it’s name from the brilliant shades of gold cast by the sun on the spectacular sandstone cliffs.

Some of South Africa’s most valued SAN (Bushmen) rock art is found in the Free State. Vredefort Dome, formed 2 billion years ago, when a 10km wide meteorite slammed into the earth, is one of SA’s eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

JRR Tolkien, author of Lord of the Rings, the epic fantasy novel which was made into a trilogy of successful films, was born in the Free State capital of Bloemfontein on 3 January 1892.

Be Human - Middelwater Farm

Be-Human Middalwater...A place.... • Where families can spend time together • Where kids can play • Where kids can get dirty • Where kids can learn about fruit trees, vegetables and animals • Where you can relax, enjoy live entertainment, good food, good coffee and craft beer • Where you can go for a walk, run or cycle • Where you can experience farm life

Buffelcor Langkop Farm

Buffelcor Langkop Boerdery is a 2500ha family-operated cattle, sheep and game farm situated on the main route between Boshof and Kimberley

Location: Cannot determine address at this location.Website: www.buffelcorlb.co.zaPhone: +27 (72) 502 1098 / +27 (83) 261 9951

Imla Luxury Guest Farm

A historical sandstone house, dating from the 1800s, is rooted in the history and character-rich soil of the Marabeng Mountain.